San Diego-based ValueGene Inc., a biotech services company for gene discovery, has been acquired by Integrated DNA Technologies.

Financial and other terms of the deal were not disclosed.

“ValueGene is well known in San Diego and Los Angeles,” Dan Dernbach, IDT's general manager of West Coast operations, said in a statement. “We welcome the opportunity to serve ValueGene's customers and provide them the benefit of our portfolio of reagents for genomics research to support their important discoveries.”

Coralville, Iowa-based IDT offers a range of synthetic nucleic acids for molecular biology. The company’s West Coast operations are based in San Diego.